Tightening the skin on your face no longer requires drastic measures in many cases. Instead, dermatologists say, a series of little tweaks—they may involve skin care, lasers, and more—can be more effective, not to mention much more natural-looking, than going big.
People who might have gotten a face-lift in the past are now opting for dermatological treatments instead—or at least first, forestalling the need for one, reports Chicago plastic surgeon Julius Few, who helped pioneer the new, no-downtime thread lift. “In our offices, we’re stacking treatments—the thread lift, fillers, Botox, lasers, Ulthera—and getting amazing results
The human skin is a truly remarkable organ which completely regenerates itself every 7 days on average. This sort of vigor is crucial because the skin serves the vital function of protecting the body from many hazards. Even though the skin retains its ability to protect us from the elements right into old age, its capacity for self-renewal weakens with age and starts to lose the firm appearance of youth.
While we can’t expect ourselves to look 18 again at age 65, the good news is that with the right sort of treatment, we can help our skin remain supple, smoother and more youthful-looking for a longer period of time.
Although it occurs naturally as a part of aging, loosening facial skin can seriously impact your self-confidence. Thankfully, there are several ways to tighten and smooth the skin on your face.